Art Deco Seed Pearl, Platinum, Diamond and Black Onyx Bead Sautoir, France
The delicate chain of circle links and seed pearls terminating in two stylized diamond-set and black onyx buckle links, suspending a multistrand pearl tassel approximately 2.6 to 1.8 mm., tipped by black onyx beads, with pierced platinum cap centering 3 old European-cut diamonds approximately .60 ct., accented by old European and single-cut diamonds and rectangular and triangle-shaped black onyx, topped by a black onyx bead and diamond-set pendant loop, with maker's mark and French assay mark, slightly obscured, several diamond-set bands missing on pendant, circa 1920. Length 32 inches.
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Diamonds: G-H-I-VS-SI, several small diamonds missing.
Several rectangular black onyx chipped.
Two diamond-set bands under 2 bigger diamonds of cap missing.
Width of pearl chain 1/4 inch.
Length of tassel including pendant loop 2 7/8 inches.
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